Gluten-Free Dining; Gwyneth to Open Eatery; Standing-Room Only Restaurants + More News

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Anything anyone can do Gwyneth can do better.

Dining news from around the world and the web…

* There and back again. Return migration is boosting restaurant culture in the Rust Belt and beyond. [Pacific Standard]

* Think gluten-free is just a trend? Think again. New York’s Del Posto restaurant now offers gluten-free versions of its famed pastas. [Gothamist]

* What to eat when you don’t eat wheat. Tips for going gluten-free when dining out. [JerseyBites.com]

* Are you going to stand for this? Japan’s standing-only restaurants are set to open in New York. [Reuters]

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Dining with the Stars: Cindy Crawford at Girl & the Goat in CHI; Mad Men at NYC’s Old Homestead; Drew Barrymore at Spice Table in LA + More

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We hope their recent dinner didn’t end with a missing friend and collective amnesia.

Recent celebrity sightings at restaurants on OpenTable…

* Brotherless Joe Jonas grabbed a bite at Ainsworth in Manhattan. [NY Post]

* Hilary Duff and her hockey player husband dined at Andrea’s in Las Vegas. [People]

* Football player Cam Newton ate at Blue Water Grill in New York’s Union Square. [NY Post]

* Hayden Panettiere and Lucy Liu had dinner, separately, at Bond 45 in the Big Apple. [NY Post]

* Supermodel Cindy Crawford sipped her hubby’s brand of tequila at Girl & the Goat and RPM Italian in Chicago. [NY Post]

 * Uber-ubiquitous Gwyneth Paltrow stepped out for supper at Lafayette in New York City. [Just Jared]

Hangover III stars Bradley CooperEd Helms and Zach Galifianakis at McCormick & Schmick’s in New York City. [NY Post]

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Tweet of the Week: Saving the Day on Mother’s Day!

The bad news for those of you who may not be good with dates? Mother’s Day is just two days away. The good news? There are still plenty of open tables at amazing restaurants. Brunch, lunch, and dinner, await your lovely mother. Thanks to @kinecta for spreading the word that it’s never to late to find the right reservation to celebrate Mother’s Day!

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Boomers Keeping Restaurants Busy; Nervous Diner Syndrome; Kid-Free Dining + More News

RelaxDining news from around the world and the web…

* A boom of boomers dining out. Millennials, however, are a different story. [The New York Times]

* Frankie say relax. So do all your servers. Nervous dining is a no-no. [Seattle Weekly]

* Should restaurants ban children? Depends on who you ask. [Fox News]

* Yippee, hippies! Legendary LA vegan restaurant The Source gets a revival by way of a pop-up. [Los Angeles Times]

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